They can help but never replace face to face human interaction. I'm afraid those good old days are gone Virginia. It'll never be the same again. I wish it was and it still is in different parts of the country. Up where my youngest son lives near Medicine Bow Wyoming, it's still a close knit … Read more
Can Internet communities like Ask.com and Blurtit.com, can they ever replace the small-town farming-type communities that we are now losing so quickly?
And we are paying such a high price, as people no longer find it easy to be part of a close-knit group, and so life becomes much more difficult...
What is the potential of the Internet; can we form authentic communities of the kind that have nurtured humankind for so long?